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    Judith A. Guest

    Default Commas inside or outside a quote.

    When announcing the topic and presenter of a seminar, does the comma go inside or outside of the quotes.

    Example: "The Mystery of Budgeting," by Bob Luce.
    or "The Mystery of Budgeting", by Bob Luce.

    Also, when using am or pm in a sentence, should it be:

    The meeting will begin at 9:00am.
    or: The meeting will begin at 9:00 AM.
    or: The meeting will begin at 9:00 am.

    Thank you for your help.

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    Default Re: Commas inside or outside a quote.

    I see no need for the comma at all- it's just a title, not really a quote. With am/pm, you will see all variations being used. I prefer lower case.

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